By Web Editor | Updated: 06/21/2010 3:53:00 PM
This month, we asked salon owners who had recently completed renovations or new salons the following: What was the biggest challenge about your design and how did you overcome it?
By Web Editor | Updated: 06/16/2010 2:50:00 PM
A new look for your salon reinforces to clients that you are staying on point with trends in hair and fashion, but tightening purse strings have owners wondering how to do more with less. So, we asked a salon owner, a salon consultant and a distributor.
By Alison Shipley | Updated: 06/09/2010 1:45:54 PM
LOCATED IN MINNEAPOLIS, MINNESOTA, Rue 48 Salon (rue48.com) placed a large emphasis on reusable and rustic materials in the design of their newly launched salon. “We were thoughtful about blending the right sustainable and recycled components into the practical application when appropriate—such as salvaged furniture and interior finishes,” says owner Susan Johnson, including a 110-year old gothic style church pew, an antique end table found in an alley and a steel table from a reclaimed furniture shop.
By Web Editor | Updated: 06/04/2010 3:29:00 PM
The new decade signals a clear shift in salon design, as ultra-luxe interiors retreat, and the clean, the comfortable, and yes, even the conservative, take charge.